Grants:Project/Putnik/Wikidata module/Finances

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Budget[edit]

Below is your approved budget. Please use this table to keep track of actual funds spent for each line item and list the difference from the approved budget at the end of the grant period.

Expense Approved amount Actual funds spent Difference
Programmer salary for 6 months 12000 USD
Total 12000 USD


Request changes[edit]

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Budget change request[edit]

Please add 1,793 US $ to pay income tax.

Rationale[edit]

I consulted with a lawyer and found out that the income tax with this grant to be paid, because it does not meet the requirements under which the grant is exempt from taxes (relative to funders). I made a mistake when previously searched for information on grants, and was confident that the grant is not taxed. It's my fault, but if such a change is acceptable, then it would make my work on the project easier.

Income tax in Russia is 13%, so the income tax on 12,000 US $ will be 12,000 / (1 - 0.13) - 12,000 ≈ 1,793 US $

Hi Putnik. Thanks for the clear rationale. This is approved. Alex Wang (WMF) (talk) 22:28, 17 November 2016 (UTC)